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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 707

    A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE 'IMMORTAL AND CRANE' CHARGER

    THE ENAMELS 18TH CENTURY, THE PORCELAIN MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

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    A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE 'IMMORTAL AND CRANE' CHARGER
    THE ENAMELS 18TH CENTURY, THE PORCELAIN MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    The charger is decorated with a female immortal standing beneath a pine tree by a crane with a lingzhi fungus in its mouth. Eight auspicious symbols embellish the cavetto, multi-coloured clouds to the reverse.
    14 7/8 in. (37.8 cm.) diam.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY, ACQUIRED PRIOR TO 1985 (LOTS 707-718 INCLUSIVE)